Auditions for 'I, Frankenstein' in Los Angeles, New York, and Melbourne, Australia

I Frankenstein Auditions Casting Calls

"I, Frankenstein" will hit theaters February 22, 2013.
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The Australian production company Hopscotch Features and Lakeshore Entertainment are set to commence principal photography on the gothic thriller feature film "I, Frankenstein" in the Melbourne, Australia area. Auditions for supporting roles and day players is underway in Los Angeles, New York, and Melbourne. All of the film's extras, photo doubles, and stand-ins will be cast in Victoria, Australia.

"I, Frankenstein" is based on the graphic novel created by Kevin Grevioux. The story follows the original monster of Victor Frankenstein who is the only force that stands between the human race and an uprising of supernatural creatures determined to overthrow the world. Grevioux was also co-creator of the "Underworld" film franchise in which he played the role of "Raze".

Australian filmmaker Stuart Beattie is directing "I, Frankenstein". He also penned the screenplay that was originally written by Kevin Grevioux. Beattie made his directorial debut with the film "Tomorrow, When the War Began", which broke box office records in Australia. His writing credits include "Collateral," "Derailed," "30 Days of Night," "G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra," and all of the "Pirates of the Caribbean" films.

Gary Lucchesi, Tom Rosenberg and Richard Wright are producing "I, Frankenstein" for Lakeshore Entertainment. Andrew Mason and Troy Lum are producing for Hopscotch Films, and Kevin Grevioux will executive produce. Lionsgate will distribute in the U.S. and E1/Hopscotch will distribute in Australia.

The "I, Frankenstein" production will employ around 500 local cast and crew members in Victoria. Child Talent and Foreign Talent must be legally eligible to work in Australia. The 2012 Australia Actors Resource Guide eBook includes the following documents for minors and foreign talent who would like to work on "I, Frankenstein":

• Guidelines on entry into Australia of foreign actors for the purpose of employment in film and television productions.
• Australian Entertainment Visa Application
• Application for a temporary Australian residence visa download
• Entertainment Industry Child Labour Laws
• Immigration Work Permit Information
• Non-Immigrant Visa Application

In addition to the following Australian Actors Resources:

• Casting Directors List
• Talent Agents List
• General Talent Agent Information
• Acting Classes and Schools List
• Headshot Photographers List
• Audition Tips
• How To Make an Audition Video
• Sample Actors Resume
• Sample Beginning Actors Resume
• Sample Cover Letters
• Entertainment Industry Terminology
• Miscellaneous Australia Actors Resources
• PDF Users Guides

The 2012 Australia Actors Resource Guide eBook is available here.

Principal Actor Casting

See the post titled Headshot and Resume Information regarding how to submit for acting roles.

Please submit photos and resumes by mail only.
No phone calls or personal drop-offs.

Los Angeles:

Sig De Miguel
14622 Ventura Blvd.
Suite 755
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

New York:

Stephen Vincent
36 East 20th Street
3rd Floor
New York, NY 10003

Melbourne, AU:

Anousha Zarkesh
131 Jersey Road
Woollahra NSW 2025

Extras Casting

Melbourne, AU:

"I, Frankenstein" Extras Casting
c/o Docklands Studios
476 Docklands Drive
Docklands, Victoria, 3008

Production Companies:

Do NOT send photos and resumes to the production companies, as they will most likely end up being thrown away. They do not cast the films, rather they hire casting directors who sort through the thousands of submissions.

Lakeshore Entertainment Group, LLC
9268 W. Third Street
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

2700 Colorado Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Hopscotch Films
Queen Street
Sydney NSW 2008

Filming Location:

Docklands Studios
476 Docklands Drive
Docklands, Victoria, 3008

(The studio artists entrance is directly opposite the tram terminus in Docklands Drive).

Various locations in and around Melbourne, AU.


Tom Rosenberg
Gary Lucchesi
Richard Wright
Andrew Mason
Troy Lum
Kevin Grevioux


Stuart Beattie


Aaron Eckhart
Yvonne Strahovski
Bill Nighy
Socratis Otto
Miranda Otto


A story that brings together classic monster characters, including Frankenstein's Monster, the Invisible Man, Dracula and the Hunchback of Notre Dame, in a contemporary film noir setting. The Monster, for example, has evolved, learned how to control his anger and now acts as a private investigator. Dracula, meanwhile, is a kingpin of crime, and the Invisible Man is a secret operative.